James GLEESON, Study for painting 'Greece' Enlarge 1 /1

James GLEESON

Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia 1915 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2008

  • England, Europe 1947-49
  • Europe, United States of America 1958-59

Study for painting 'Greece' (1951) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and brush in brown ink, Support: paper on cardboard

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled verso lower left in pen and black ink, 'Study for 'Greece' '.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed vers
Dimensions: image 16.8 h x 11.5 w cm sheet 16.8 h x 11.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of James Agapitos OAM and Ray Wilson OAM 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1011
Subject: Collection: The James Agapitos and Ray Wilson collection of Australian surrealist art, acquired, 2007. Australia, Art style: Surrealism
Provenance:
  • Acquired by the Agapitos/Wilson Collection, from the artist, Sydney.
  • Agapitos/Wilson Collection, Sydney.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from James Agapitos and Ray Wilson, Sydney, August 2007, as part of the of the Agapitos/Wilson Collection of Australian Surrealist art.